Stating that environmental impact assessment (EIA) report was necessary for the proposed giant statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat, a group of activists on Friday demanded immediate stoppage of work on the project.
India's first multi-crore electricity driven river linking project which pumps Narmada river water into the Kshipra river has become successful due to which faithful pilgrims would have ample water to take a holy dip in Ujjain during the Simhastha Mela next year, a senior official said here Thursday.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today called on Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati and discussed various water issues in the State including beautification of Narmada river.
Water level in the Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadiya in Narmada district crossed the record 129.2 metre-mark and is expected to rise further owing to heavy rains in Narmada river catchment areas in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh.
In a relief for jawans braving extreme weather conditions in `Great Rann of Kutch`, several check posts along the India-Pakistan border will soon be provided with regular supply of fresh water from Narmada river.
Sasikala Natarajan, the second accused in the disproportionate asset case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa filed an application in a special court questioning the jurisdiction of a judge